Better Exercise. Better Life.

Exercise provides benefits in many aspects of physical health. It aids in preventing and improving the symptoms of diseases, such as cardiovascular diseases, pulmonary diseases, hypertension, diabetes, metabolic diseases, cancer, and more. It has also been found that exercise improves muscular strength and bone strength, two crucial aspects of being physically fit and healthy.  As you get older, your body …

Community

I recently attended the annual conference of the Christian Community Health Fellowship (CCHF) in Oklahoma City from May 12th – 14th. The mission of CCHF is to educate, encourage and engage Christians to live out the gospel through healthcare among the poor. This is precisely what The Good Samaritan Health Center strives to do each day for our patients, and …

Why Taxpayers Should Love Charitable Clinics

I recently had the privilege of spending two days at the Georgia Charitable Care Network annual conference in Vidalia, Georgia. The theme of the conference this year was “Accountability”, and clinics reviewed how we are accountable to key stakeholders such as our patients, volunteers, funders, board members, and local tax payers. But the most interesting part of the conference to …

4 Ways You Can Help Prevent Teen Dating Violence

Why is Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month important to the Good Samaritan Health Center? We believe healthcare goes beyond physical touch and medicine, extending to, and often even beginning with, raising awareness of issues that impact the health of an individual or a group of people. Whether you are a parent, a friend, or a teen yourself – knowing about the violence that …